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Microsoft Reveals New Xbox Consoles, Games at Games Showcase

Microsoft Reveals New Xbox Consoles, Games at Games Showcase

Microsoft announced a series of new all-digital versions of its Xbox Series X and S consoles and announced new games for the console in its annual Xbox Games Showcase.

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Microsoft to Roll Out Its Mobile Game Store in July to Compete With Apple and Google

Microsoft to Roll Out Its Mobile Game Store in July to Compete With Apple and Google

Microsoft has announced that it will launch its own mobile game store in July.

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Microsoft Holds Its Xbox 2016 Briefing During Annual E3 Gaming Conference

Xbox Game Studios Faces Further Job Cuts As Microsoft's Restructuring Continues

Microsoft's Xbox division is preparing for further job cuts to align with ongoing restructuring efforts to optimize its gaming subsidiaries following massive acquisitions and cost-cutting initiatives.

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Vice President of Microsoft Game Studios, Phil Spencer

Microsoft Xbox Announces Closure of Four Gaming Studios Over Disappointing Sales

Microsoft's Xbox is closing four gaming subsidiaries, including Arkane Austin, due to disappointing sales, although specific job losses weren't disclosed.

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Microsoft Starts Exploration On AI in Gaming Through An Upcoming Xbox AI Chatbot

Microsoft is developing an Xbox AI chatbot to improve user support, linking to support documents and aiming for comprehensive integration across the platform.

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Microsoft Executive Teases Major Upgrades For The Next Xbox Console

Sarah Bond, Microsoft's Xbox President, hinted at an upcoming gaming console that promises to deliver the "largest technical leap" in Xbox history.

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Xbox, PlayStation, Gaming Titles, VR Headset Christmas Deal

Chritmas is just a few days away and shoppers are still looking out for the best deals. For all the gamers out there who are looking for great deals on xbox and other gaing devices and titles.

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Microsoft Acquired Music Player App "Groove"

Months after rebranding Xbox Music and relaunched it by the name Groove, Microsoft acquired a music player app that goes by the same name. The Montreal-based startup agreed to sell the name and technology to Microsoft, but the details are disclosed by both companies.

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PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sales hit record in 2015

Both the game consoles made more money than any of their predecessors in 2015. PlayStation 4 came out as the winner with more sales than Xbox One in the year's total.

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Canada's $3 Billion Video Game Industry is Growing in 2015

Entertainment Software Association of Canada's new report showed a strong growth in Canada's video game industry. Although report shows that most of video game developers work at foreign-owned game studio but the growth of Canada's own microstudios is promising.

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Amazon stops selling Apple TV and Chromecast in the battle of TV net devices

Amazon.com is finally no longer selling Apple TV or other streaming devices like Google's Chromecast to boost sales of its own Fire TV box and Fire TV Stick units. The company's plan to discontinue selling competing product was first announced earlier in October.

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Amazon bans sale of Apple, Google streaming devices

Amazon is disallowing the sale of media-streaming devices from Apple and Google. In an e-mail to its marketplace sellers, the Web retailer says that after October 29, it will no longer sell Apple TV's and Google Chromecasts. "It's important that the streaming media players we sell interact well with Prime Video in order to avoid customer confusion," said Amazon in the e-mail.

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Microsoft and Google end law dispute, to work together

The five-years patent lawsuit battle between Microsoft and Google had finally come to an end after both companies agreed to drop the lawsuit for an undisclosed amount. The announcement was made by in a joint statement from the two companies.

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PlayStation is the third most intimate brand for millennials

Sony's PlayStation is in the top three as the most intimate brands for millennials based on the research done by MBLM. The report will be released on October 6.

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China slaps fine on Microsoft's Chinese JV over Xbox

The China's Commerce Ministry has slapped a fine on a joint venture (JV) between Microsoft Corporation and its Chinese partner BesTV in Xbox game console venture for breaking antitrust laws. However, the Redmond-based global IT major has escaped from a major penalty as the investigation didn't find any major fault on the part of Microsoft over market competition rules. The investigation on Xbox marketing drive revealed that Microsoft didn't obstruct the free market competition. The Chinese Commerce Ministry has imposed a penalty of Yuan 200,000 ($31,430) on Microsoft JV firm in China.

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